• Understanding risk and resilience

  • Supporting local capacities

  • Innovating


IRMA advises NGOs, UN agencies, donors, governments, and private companies on policy, strategy and program development.

Capacity Building

IRMA develops guides and tools, designs and delivers training, and provides a range of services to strengthen the capacities of people, communities and organisations.


IRMA provides technical assistance for quality assurance and accountability, including for monitoring and evaluations.


IRMA uses innovative methods to carry out research and promote learning.

IRMA is an international consulting company serving clients who promote equitable, risk-informed development and humanitarian action.

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Understanding Health and Fragility from a Systems Perspective

Fragile, conflict affected situations or ‘fragile settings’ have among the weakest health systems and worst health indicators in the world. Despite this recognition, however, notable gaps in research and tools linking health and fragility remain. For actors working to improve health conditions in fragile settings, the absence of an appropriate conceptualization of fragility cast through a health lens has the potential to significantly hinder an understanding of the environment in which they Read More…

IRMA’s 7th Anniversary : “Can we do better?”

In celebration of our 7th Anniversary, IRMA is pleased to launch a series of 6 cartoons surfacing from our research over the past decade. Aiming to provoke thought and inspire debate on humanitarian action and the HDP nexus, the series is called “Can we do better?” We have found the answer to almost always be “Yes, together”. Shout out & thanks to Stephan Pelayo, of Studio Kalanoor!   The French Read More…

About IRMA

IRMA works worldwide

Integrated Risk Management Associates LLC (IRMA) works with non-governmental organizations, United Nations agencies, governments, donors, and private companies engaged in development and humanitarian action around the world. IRMA has deep experience in all sectors of development and humanitarian action, including food and nutrition, livelihoods, health, child protection, education, WASH, shelter, environment and natural resource management. As indicated by our name, we also have specific thematic expertise in ‘integrated risk management’, which enables us to advise our clients on strategies to strengthen societal resilience, promote disaster risk reduction and foster climate change adaptation, all of which are increasingly important in our era of complexity and escalating risk.

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